Meaning of CONVERTER in English

CONVERTER

con ‧ vert ‧ er BrE AmE , convertor /kənˈvɜːtə $ -ˈvɜːrtər/ noun [countable]

a piece of equipment that changes the form of something, especially so that it can be more easily used:

a converter that allows you to view digital television on your old TV

⇨ ↑ catalytic converter

Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English.      Longman - Словарь современного английского языка.